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2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Base 4dr Wagon

2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser
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Front Wheel Drive, Small Wagon, Sport Utility Vehicle
22 mpg city / 29 mpg hwy
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2003 PT Cruiser jerks when slowing down at about 25mph 75% of the time. The shifter is hard to pull or push into any gear. Also there really is no get up and go after 60mph
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I have a 01 pt cruiser clicking noise under hood when car off
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Starter fails when tachometer reaches 8000.
When I first turn the key, the tachometer jumps to about 8000 and begins jumping around. The starter fails to engage. If you go straight to crank, the car will turn over until the...
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How much would it cost to fix a broken side mirror?
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why am i still smoken
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A/C Whirring noise on shutdown
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